Cigar Aficionado

Montecristo Platinum Series No.1
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
44 44
Tasting Note
Good color and sheen to this cigar, which has a sweet cherry wood flavor, with some nutty notes. The finish is slightly harsh. A medium- to full-bodied cigar.
Size Lonsdale
Ring Gauge 44
Length 6 5/8"
Filler Dom. Rep., Nicaragua, Peru
Binder Nicaragua
Wrapper Mexico
Issue Cigar Aficionado – Jun 01, 2004
Price $6.00
More Reviews of this Cigar
Issue: Cigar Aficionado: Jan 01, 1970 | Score: 89

Covered in an attractive natural wrapper, this cigar has a bready and toasty flavor. Some wood and leather notes lead to a soft, vanilla finish. Medium bodied.

Cigar Aficionado's 100-Point Scale
  • Classic: 95-100
  • Outstanding: 90-94
  • Very good to excellent: 80-89
  • Average to good commercial quality: 70-79
  • Don't waste your money: 0-69
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